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Tension erupts in Dhinkia after JSW backers oppose entry of political delegation

The villagers said they opposed the entry of the delegation as they had come to mobilise villagers against the JSW project.

Orissa High Court Disposes Of PILs On Police Atrocity In Jagatsighpur’s Dhinkia  
Orissa High Court Disposes Of PILs On Police Atrocity In Jagatsighpur’s Dhinkia  

The State’s apex court has directed the petitioners to submit over 400 affidavits to the Collector, Jagatsinghpur.

HC-Appointed Committee Holds Public Hearing In Dhinkia Village, Anti-JSW Protesters Kept Away 
HC-Appointed Committee Holds Public Hearing In Dhinkia Village, Anti-JSW Protesters Kept Away 

The villagers said those protesting the proposed JSW steel plant were intentionally kept away from the hearing. 

Dhinkia Row: Orissa High Court Directs 5-Member Committee To Hold Public Hearing
Dhinkia Row: Orissa High Court Directs 5-Member Committee To Hold Public Hearing

As per an earlier direction of the HC, the committee, comprising lawyers, had visited Dhinkia which was on the boil in January after police baton charged betel farmers who protested a drive to evict betel vineyards to pave way for the proposed JSW steel plant. 

Jolt to JSW’s Dhinkia Project As EAC Denies Environmental Clearance For 3rd Time
Jolt to JSW’s Dhinkia Project As EAC Denies Environmental Clearance For 3rd Time

This new development has provided the Opposition parties a peg to hang their attack on the BJD government for being in a tearing hurry to facilitate the JSW to set up its project. 

Odisha Govt In Crosshairs For 'Showing Undue Favour' To JSW Project At Dhinkia
Odisha Govt In Crosshairs For 'Showing Undue Favour' To JSW Project At Dhinkia

An RTI activist, Manas Ranjan Kar also accused the State government of creating panic among the people by using police force and destroying their betel vine plantations. 

Dhinkia Clash: Orissa HC Directs Home Dept To File ‘Ground Zero’ Report
Dhinkia Clash: Orissa HC Directs Home Dept To File ‘Ground Zero’ Report

The Orissa High Court has also directed the Jagatsinghpur district Collector to take steps to ensure that the normal life of the people in Dhinkia area is not affected. 

Odisha’s Dhinkia Simmering; OHRC’s Intervention Sought To Bring Back Normalcy
Odisha’s Dhinkia Simmering; OHRC’s Intervention Sought To Bring Back Normalcy

Social activists, environmentalists and journalists on Tuesday approached the Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) seeking immediate restoration of normalcy in Dhinkia.

Tension In Dhinkia
Tensions Erupted In Odisha’s Dhinkia Over Alleged Police Excesses

This is Dhinkia Panchayat of Jagatsinghpur which turned into a battleground. A violent clash broke out between police and villagers during the ongoing protest against a proposed steel plant by Jindal Steel Works Limited.

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